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AFRO-AMERICAN SOCIETY 

1st Row: Duarte, Wunderwood, King, M., Scott, Smith, M., Clavery, Taylor 
2nd Row: Neal, Cross, O'Neal, DelValle, Carroll, Montgomery 
3rd Row: Payne, Smith, R., Serrano, Walters 



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Back Row: 
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STUDENT GOVERNMENT COMMITTEE 




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RECREATION COMMITTEE 



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Cummings, Burke 
Third Row: Robinson, Nee, J., Marr, David, Zupofska, Smith, R., Walters 
Second Row: Harris, Conte, Feeney, Arrigal, King, Montgomery, Taylor 
First Row: O'Brien, Adams, Keating, Casey, Se£iman, Duarte, Smith, B., Quinn 




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Third Row: Mahoney, Reed, Riley, Coday 
Second Row: Bandera, Palmarin, Reynolds, Norton 
First Row: Peck, DiMascio, Gallagher, Wolusky, Quinn 



The Thompson Academy Hockey team had its best season ever, posting a 
record of 3 wins, 4 losses and 2 ties in a season that witnessed the Seahawk's 
first overtime victory as well as the school's first shutout victory in hockey. The 
Seahawk offense was led by high scoring Gino Sullivan (9 goals £ind 9 assists). 
Donald McGuire and Captain Bob Casey teamed up to form a hard checking 
defensive duo while Joe Dimaggio held down the net minding duties. Coaches 
Doug Paige and Bob Sullivan are looking forward to next season and the 
following returning lettermen: Gino Sullivan, Donald McGuire, Joe Stappen, 
Tom McClure, Bobby Mahoney, and John Cunniff. 



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Equipment Manager 

Intramurals, Basketball, Baseball, C Dorm 



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Margaret Robinson 
Librarian 





Bill Peck 

Director of Admissions and Development 

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Ben Brown 
Maintenance 



Staff 




Rene St. Pierre 

Assistant Chef 

Mike King 
AFRO-AM Advisor 




Robert Sullivan 
English, Hockey Coach 




John Quinn 

Director of Guidance 

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Art, Theatre, Counselor 




Mrs. Baxter 
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Al Grincavich 
Groundsman 




Al Willis 

Director of Studies 
Basketball Coach 
New Dorm 




Phyllis Champagne 
Housekeeper 




M.J. Willard 
Psychology, Counselor 




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Math, Boat Captain 




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Director of Athletics 
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Maintenance 



Annette Roberge 
Secretary 








Connie Prins 
Reading Specialist 



Peter Weiss 
Boat Captain 



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Ralph Lindsey 
Infirmary 



Charles Baxter 
Administrative Assistant 





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Island Supervisor 




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Planning Director 




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Director of Dormitories 
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Stanley Barboza, Jr. 
Roslindale, Massachusetts 




Nickname: Stan "the man"; Barb 



1972-73: Football, golf 



Occupation: Haven't decided 
Likes: Steak, girls, movies, football, music, t.v., 
basketball 

Dislikes: Funky Flunkie Double O no soul, winter, the 
deep South (of Boston) 

Favorite Subjects: Geometry, psychology, Spanish 

Comment: As ErroU would say it, ' 'Keep on truckin' , ' ' 



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Michael Blackiemore 
South Boston, 



Massachusetts 



Nickname: Psycho B. 
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Likes: Yvonne's plays, the O.S., CB walking me to 
class, the pictures on Jose's door. Buddy doing the 
Charleston, and a good time Friday nights. 

Dislikes: F.O.B. waking me up, the night watchman 
saying, "It's 12:45--go to sleep." Injun's practices, 
dirty silverware, and Mr. Pinto telling me I have to stay 
three weeks. 

Favorite Subjects: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner 

Comment: You should always stand tall and strong and 
firm, no matter how harsh the criticism might be. These 
elements of greatness inspire us all today. 



1972-73: Varsity baseball, varsity football, varsity 
basketball, weightlifting team, yoga, theatre club. 

1973-74: Varsity baseball, varsity football, varsity 
basketball, three weeks training for the to-bog-in team, 
tennis club, fencing team, captain of the steeple chase 
team, polo team, weightlifting team 



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Robert Casey 
South Boston, 



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Nickname: Bob 



Occupation: Judge 
Likes: English, football, hockey 
Dislikes: 7:20 a.m. boat 
Favorite Subjects: Sports 
Comment: Who, me!! 



1970-71: Varsity football, varsity hockey, varsity 
baseball 

1971-72: Varsity football, varsity hockey, varsity 
lacrosse, weightlifting club. 

1972-73: Varsity football, varsity hockey (captain) and 
Best Defensive Player, English award, geometry 
award, oceanography, weightlighting club. 

1973-74: Varsity football (captain) and Most Valuable 
Player, varsity hockey (captain) and Best Defensive 
Player, varsity baseball, weightlifting club. 



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Richard Claytor 
Roxbury, Massachusetts 



Nickname: Too Cool II 

Occupation: Suave business man 

Likes: Injun, Byron, I write you bite, "Goofey," trig, 

Robert's dry jokes, herbal 

Dislikes: Breakfast, Peck's boring English classes, 
history, captain, 8:00 a.m. classes and jobs. 
Favorite subjects: Practices, study 



1973-74: Dormitory rep., planning committee, varsity 
basketball, varsity lacrosse, Afro- American Society, 
Weightlifting Club, Yearbook Staff, Newspaper Staff. 



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Occupation: Undecided 



1973-74: Football, baseball, yoga, hockey, tennis, 
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Likes: Sports, girls, money, parties 

Dislikes: School, work 

Favorite Subjects: History, English 



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Matthew Conte 



Reading, Massachusetts 



Nickname: Matt 



1971-72: Baseball (Best Fielding Award) 



Occupation: Undecided 



1972-73: Football, baseball 



Likes: Myself 



1973-74: Football, baseball 



Dislikes: Rock's music 



Fovorite Subjects: Sciences, history 



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Joseph DiMaggio 
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Nickname: Joe 

Occupation: Jack-of-all-trades 

Likes: Pay phones, girls, the weightroom. Big Bud and 
F.O.B.'s room, sports, Southie, Yvonne 

Favorite Subjects: Hockey practice, baseball, lunch 

Comment: Even doughs youse hate to see me goes, I 
thunk I got teached alot of neet tings hair at Tomson. 



1971-72: Weightlifting, varsity baseball, varsity 
football, varsity hockey. Chess Club 

1972-73: Varsity baseball, varsity football, varsity 
hockey, Weightlifting club 

1973-74: Weightlifting, varsity football, varsity hockey, 
yoga, varsity baseball, theatre, tennis, yearbook staff, 
newspaper staff 



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Eugene DiMascio 
Manomet, Massachusetts 



Nickname: Big Bud Manomet 

Occupation: New Hampshire College 

Likes: The Allman Brothers, F.O.B., interesting books, 
candle light meals, opera, ballet, pretty girls, the 
Sands, and sports 

Dislikes: ErroU, Rizzo, Jungle Boogie, and walking into 
my one room apartment and not being able to sit down 
because of too many people. 

Favorite Subjects: Girls 



1971-72: Varsity hoclcey, varsity baseball, Industrial 
Arts Award, Chess Club, Weightlifting Club, Art Club, 
theatre, tennis 

1972-73: Varsity soccer, varsity hockey (co-captain), 
varsity baseball. Industrial Arts Award, French Award, 
Saltonstall Memorial Scholarship Award, Chess Club, 
Weightlifting Club, Art club, Seahawk Club 

1973-74: Varsity soccer (captain), varsity hockey (co- 
captain), varsity baseball, yearbook staff, newspaper 
staff, Seahawk Club, Chess Club, Weightlifting Club, 
Art Club, Dining room supervisor, Headmaster's 
Council, M.I. P. trophy in soccer. 



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Antonio Duarte 



Dorchester, Massachusetts 




Nickname: PaPa, Tony 

Occupation: New Hampshire College, United States 
Girl Watching Team 

Likes: Cars, money, women, hockey 

Dislikes: Beets, M.J., my car being stolen, Arnold 
Langston Willis XIII 

Favorite Subjects: Eating, Mr. Paige's history course 

Comment: I will miss a lot of people.... except 
Thompson is a beautiful dream gone sour. 



1970-71: Soccer, hockey (Most Improved Player), 
lacrosse, full-fledged member of the Thompson 
Drinking Team 

1971-72: Soccer, hockey, lacrosse, Seahawk Club, 
tennis 

1972-73: Football, hockey, lacrosse, golf, baseball, 
tennis 

1973-74: Football, hockey, lacrosse 



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John Gallagher 
Chelsea, Massachusetts 



Nickname: John 

Occupation: Chelsea Fire Fighter 

Likes: #13, t.v. in own room, Peggy, short but sweet 
tests, Chelsea!, Janis Joplin 

Dislikes: Mr. Willis, dirty bathrooms, meat loaf, hitting 
the post, Sunday nights 

Favorite Subjects: Trigonometry, chemistry, English, 
history, psychology 

Comment: The Island is a nice place to visit but you 
wouldn't want to live there. 



1970-71: J.V. baseball. Whist Club, Computer Club, 
J.V. Offensive Award 

1971-72: Varsity soccer, varsity baseball (Defensive 
Award), Whist Club 

1972-73: Varsity soccer, J.V. basketball, varsity 
baseball. Whist Club 

1973-74: Varsity soccer (Most Valuable Player Award) 
and captain. Whist club, varsity baseball 



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Nickname: Hawk 



Occupation: Recreation 



1973-74: Varsity football (Best Defensive Player 
trophy), lacrosse, Afro-American Society, Weightlifting 
Club 



Likes: Pat and Tricia, football, rapping with roommate 
R. Clavery at 1:00 o'clock in the morning while listening 
To the Ghetto 

Dislikes: R. Taylor jokes, waiting for the boat in the 
cold, jive creatures, telling S. Barboza to wake me up 
for class—and he never did! 

Favorite Subjects: English 

Comment: Good-by T.A. 



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Frederick O'Brien 



South Boston, 



Massachusetts 



Nickname: F.O.B. 

Occupation: Undecided 

Likes: Southie, sports, three squares, good times. Big 
Bud Manomet, music, drinking, dining, interesting 
books, women, summer, all-nighters, interesting 
people, concerts at 138, and the O.S. GANG 

Dislikes: One-room apartment, inconsiderate 
individuals, and weekends on the Rock and flunking 
tests 



1972-73: Basketball, baseball, tennis, pottery, yoga, 
theatre, bird watching. Chess Club, Computer Club, 
Seahawk Club 

1973-74: Football, basketball. Intramural All Stars, 
Chess Club (captain). Drinking Team (co-captain), 
Hop-Scotch Club 



Favorite Subjects: Art, theatre, English, history, 
basketball, football, and bird watching 

Comment: Know it well or not at all. 



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Joseph Quinn 
Dorchester, Massachusetts 






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Nickname: Jo- Jo 

Occupation: Politician 

Likes: Visiting F.O.B. and Big Bud's apartment, girls, 
music, dancing, weekends, football, hockey, money, 
fast cars, partying at Charl's house, Dave, Phyllis, 
Donna, Bucky, Gook, John, Tommy, Paul, Charl, 
Karen, Mary Ellen, Baby Face Norton, Psycho-B 

Dislikes: Getting up for breakfast, Sunday nights, 
midterm exams. Algebra 



1971-72: Varsity football, hockey, Music Club, Whist 
Club, Weightlifting Club 

1972-73: Varsity football, hockey, golf, Weighthfting 
Club 

1973-74: Varsity football, hockey, golf Weightlifting 
Club, Theatre Club 



Favorite subjects: English, history, psychology 



Comment: I don't believe 



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William Reynolds 
Dorchester, Massachusetts 



Nickneme: Bill 



Occupation: Professional baseball 

Likes: Being off the Island, sports 

Dislikes: Missing lay-ups, fowling out, getting up early, 
Blackiemore getting fouls. 

Favorite Subjects: Trigonometry, Scully's French class 



1970-71: Fall term Civics Award, Francis Shaw 
Scholarship Award, Science Award 

1971-72: Francis Shaw Scholarship Award, English 
Award, varsity basketball, JV baseball (Best Defensive 
Player) 

1972-73 Francis Shaw Scholarship Award, Geometry 
Award, varsity basketball 

1973-74: Soccer, varsity basketball (captain), varsity 
baseball (captain) 



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Jamaica Plain, 



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Nickname: Dan 



Occupation: Freudian Psychoanlyst 
Likes: Females, individuals of the opposite sex, women 
Dislikes: Very few, I am a broad minded person. 
Favorite Subjects: Psychology, Biology and French 
Comment: It's a nice place to visit.... 



Sports: Soccer, hockey, lacrosse, golf 

Awards: Psychology, French, Biology, Nice Guy Award 



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ErroU Ross 
Roxbury, Massachusetts 



Nickname: Ross, Weasel 

Occupation: Electronics engineer 

Likes: My girl, electronics, soccer, work 

Dislikes: Losing soccer games, fooling around 

Favorite Subjects: Oceanography, electronics, history 

Comment: I like being with my friends—Thompson is a 
real friend. 



1970-71: Ecology Club, JV basketball manager 

1971-72: Soccer team manager, varsity basketball team 
manager, varsity baseball team manager. Electronics 
Award, Weightligting Club, Music Club, Cooking Club 

1972-73: Soccer, varsity basketball team manager 



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Paul Seaman 



Newport, Rhode Island 




Nckname: Pablo 

Occupation: University of Rhode Island, Kingston, R.I. 
(Computor Specialist) 

Likes: Sandra, drawing, reading, partying, meeting 
people, '68 Volkswagen, Tilley, hearing about 
Pittsburgh 

Dislikes: (Willis' dirty clothes), 8:00 a.m. classes, cold 
weather, night Spanish classes, the lack of recreation 
on the Island 

Favorite subject: History, Industrial art 



1971-72: Varsity football team, JV basketball team 
varsity lacrosse team. Art Club, Class representative 

1972-73: Student representative, varsity football team, 
varsity basketball team, varsity lacrosse team, editor of 
school newspaper, Spanish Award, Industrial Arts 
Award 

1973-74: Headmaster's council, captain (varsity football 
team). Best Offensive Award, Varsity basket ball team, 
captain (varsity lacrosse team), weightlifting club, 
yearbook staff, Afro- American Society leader. Planning 
Committee, proctor (new dorm) 



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Bryon Smith 
Albany, Georgia 



Nickname: Bye 

Occupation: Physicist/engineer 

Likes: Ever5^hing and girls 

Dislikes: Nothing 

Favorite Subject: Physics 



1973-74: Varsity football, varsity basketball 



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Boston, Massachusetts 




Nickname: Miss Meany 

Occupation: Undecided 

Likes: Girls, sports, herbals, Friday afternoons, having 
money, D.C.G. shopping 

DisHkes: Robert's dry jokes, classes, Thompson 
Academy fat people (Duarte). 

Favorite Subject: Basketball practice 



1971-72: JV basketball (Best Offense), varsity lacrosse, 
music club, chess club, Afro- American Society. 

1972-73: Varsity basketball, varsity lacrosse, food 
preparation, chess club music, Afro- American Society 
(treasurer). 

1973-74: Varsity basketball, Afro-American Society, 
varsity lacrosse, dorm representative, drama club. 



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Arnold Willis 



Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 



Nickname: Willis 



1971-72: Football, JV basketball, lacrosse 



Occupation: Slippey Rock State College 



1972-73: Football, J V basketball, lacrosse 



Likes: Going home, Women, traveling, money, Mr, 
Robinson's hair cuts, partying 



1973-74: Soccer, varsity basketball 



Dislikes: Thompson Academy food, weekends on the 
Island, Pablo borrowing money, Cambridge School 
girls, Clyde's stinking body, staying awake in Mr. 
Peck's English class, boats. 

Favorite subject: History, biology, algebra, Spanish 



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John Wolusky 

South Boston, Massachusetts 



Nickname: Woo 

Occupation: Confidential Human Relations 

Likes: TV, sports, parties, music, girls 

Dislikes: Trig., chemistry, boring history, 8:00 a.m. classes, John Biddle, 
Thompson food 

Favorite Subject: English 

1970-71: Varsity football, JV basketball, JV baseball, chess club 

1971-72: JV baseball (Defensive Award), chess club, class treasurer 

1972-73: Soccer (Most Imporved Player Award), golf, baseball, chess club 

1973-74: Soccer, (Best Defense), golf 



Harold Adams 

Roxbury, 

Massachusetts 




Nickname: Rock 

Occupation: Business management 

Likes: Beautiful women, money, having friends, a clean room, being a "Leo", 
helping other people, reading good books, long weekends and school holidays 

Dislikes: 8:00 a.m. classes, doing a work squad, people who don't wash, Riley 
banging on my wall, Robert White 

Favorite subject: Spanish 

1970-71: JV football, lacrosse. Math 9 Award, hockey 

1971-72: Varsity football, hockey, lacrosse, Whist Club, Chess Club, music 
club, Afro- American Society 

1972-73: Varsity football, JV basketball (Best Defense Award), lacrosse, 
Afro-American Society, whist club, chess club, music club. 

1973-74: Varsity football, lacrosse, Afro-American Society, whist club, chess 
club, music club 




Michael Koumantzelis 
Lowell, Massachusetts 



Nickname: Koums 

Occupation: Master of all arts of success 

Likes: Clothes, sports, bothering Woo Woo, C.B., FOB, Big 
Bud, Mika B., the ADA, and Mrs. Champagne 

Dislikes: Getting up early, night watchmen, Mr. John Biddle, 
Jungle Boogie, Ralph Lindsey's voice 

Favorite Subjects: History and English 

1973-74: Football, hockey and golf, chess club, weightlifting 
club, tennis, Seahawk Club, newspaper staff 




LaVyonne Evans 
Chicago, Illinois 

Nickname: Top 

Occupation: Student brain child 

Likes: Transendental meditation 

Dislikes: Jerry Jordan 

Favorite Subjects: Math, girl watching, nature walks 

1973-74: Recreational Meditation Club, Nature Walks, 
Theatre Workshop and basketball 



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Robert Bandera 
Quincy, Massachusetts 

Nickname: Bandy 

Occupation: Journalist 

Likes: C. Baxter, Linda, Saturday nights, guitars. Deep Purple, 
watching the Grink work 

Dislikes: John Biddle, broken doors, breakfast, 8:00 a.m. classes, 
missing the net on my only shot of the season. Jungle Boogie, Connie's 
Romper Room 

Favorite subject: English 

1971-72: Hockey, music club 

1972-73: Varsity soccer, varsity hockey, golf, English Award 

1973-74: Varsity soccer, Captain (golf team), Headmaster's Council 




Robert Norton 
Duxbury, Massachusetts 

Nickname: Raccoon 

Occupation: Veterinarian 

Likes: Norma, Duxbury, drinking, cheap-women, cars, money. 
Raccoons, people, sleeping, getting a pass of the Island, Friday 
afternoons, parties, Mr. Pinto, hunting and hanging down D. 
Street 

Dislikes: People waking me up, getting shut down at a packy, not 
getting a pass off the Island, geometry, Injun bothering 
me, my brother getting me into trouble, and freaks 

Favorite Subjects: English, advanced biology, psychology 

1970-71: A member of the Thompson Academy Drinking Team 
(four letter man as a freshman -BEER), hockey 

1971-72: Soccer, golf, chess club, ballet club, opera club. Drinking 
Team 

1972-73: Soccer, golf, Jerry Jorden Fan Club (president), glee 
club, Drinking Team 

1973-74: Soccer, golf. Captain of 1974 World Champian Drinking 
Team, Best Offensive Drinker, Dance committee 



John Lane 

Laurel Hill, North Carolina 



Nickname: Jazzie 

Occupation: Actor 

Likes: Music, dancing, card playing, going to the "Other Side", 
T.C.'s jokes 

DisUkes: Food at TA, catching boat, too many people in my room 

Favorite Subjects: English (drama), History 

1973-74: Lacrosse, weightlifting club, card playing club, basketball, 
health club, theater spades club 








David Schaufus 



Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts 



Nickname: Dave 



Occupation: Mover 

Likes: Boat, kitchen, being in charge 



Dislikes: Doctors, infirmary 
Favorite Subject: English 



Roderick Clavery 
Brooklyn, New York 



Nickname: Rick 



Occupation: Musician 



Likes: Music, sports, studying 

Dislikes: the yearbook staff losing my picture and stuff 



Favorite Subjects: English, Theatre Arts 



Comment: This is ridiculous. 



Sports: Soccer, basketball, lacrosse 
1971-72: Football manager 



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Trustees 

Ben Ames Willams, Jr., President 
George Lewis, Vice President 
Henry Lyman, Vice President 
Nathaniel T. Dexter, Secretary 
Bartlett Harwood, Jr., Treasurer 
Eleanor C. Canavan, Asst. Treasurer 



Walter M.Cabot 

Patrick Grant 

Philip H. Lord 

ArthurG. Miller, Ed. D. 

Joshua L. Miner 

Hon. Joseph S. Mitchell, Jr. 

Edward V. Osberg 

Guide R. Perera Jr. 

John B. Pierce Jr. 

Robert Stone 

Raymond Thomas 

John W. Sears 

Howland S. Warren 

David D. Wicks 

Moses Williams 



73 



Student Directory 



Carter, John 
Cunniff , John 
Davis, Alan 
Doucette, Mark 
Downey, Michael 
Guinto, Robert 
Joyner, Corey 
Msirechaux, Gene 
Murphy, Stephen 
Payne, Daryl 
Serrano, Jose 
Shahbaz, Joseph 
Spencer, Richsird 

Arena, Dennis 
Arrigal, Jr., William 
Collins, Jr., Robert 
Cross, Clyde 
DelValle, j£imes 
Kelleher, Willijim 
McGuire, Donald 
Marr, David 
Meeken, Peter 
Nee, Michael 
O'Neal, Edward 
Prentis, Michael 
Rivera, Camaelo 
Ross, Cavon 
Smith, Russell 
Soto, Wilfredo 
Stappen, Joseph 
Sullivan, Gene 
Tracy, Robert 

Bradley, Christopher 
Carroll, Gregory 
Claytor, Archie 
Coday, Juan 
Danforth, Ron 
Feeney, Brian 
Gerrish, Wayne 
King, Jonathan 
Mahoney, Robert 
McClure, Thomas 
Montgomery, James 
Neal, Eddie 
Palmarin, Jose 
Powell, Stephen 
Prentis, Mark 
Reed, Calvin 

Rose, David 
Scott, Stephen 
Taylor, Robert 
Underwood, Michael 



70 G Street, South Boston, Mass. 02127 
760 East 4th Street, South Boston, Mass. 02127 
109 Webster Avenue, Cambridge, Mass. 02141 
150 Adams Street, Dorchester, Mass. 02122 
232 Pine Street, Quincy, Mass. 02169 
10 High Street, Maiden, Mass. 02148 
55 Brooks Avenue, Roxbury, Mass. 02119 
RFD #1, Box 45, Ludlow, Vt. 05149 
12 Russell Terrace, Arlington, Mass. 02174 
234 Callender Street, Dorchester, Mass. 02124 
81 Columbia Road, Dorchester, Mass. 02121 
253 Gushing Street, Hmgham, Mass. 02043 
63 Stewart Stret, Quincy, Mass. 02169 

281 D Street, South Boston, Mass. 02127 

227 West Broadway, South Boston, Mass. 02127 

12 Benmor Street, Medford, Mass. 02155 

8 Powderhouse Road Ext., Medford, Mass. 02155 

130 Columbia St., Apt. 6 B, New York, N.Y. 10002 
20 Post Office Square, Andover, Mass. 01810 

16 Gromes Street, South Boston, Mass. 02127 

54 Forest Avenue, Cohasset, Mass. 02025 

138 Orton Marotta Way, South Boston, Mass. 02127 

155 Prence Road, Manomet, Mass. 02345 

33 Lawrence Avenue, Roxbury, Mass. 02121 

592 East 4th Street, South Boston, Mass. 02127 

384 East 154 Street, Apt. 3E, Bronx, N.Y. 10455 

54 Copeland Street, Roxbury, Mass. 02119 

753 East 118 Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44108 

746 Rosedale Avenue, Bronx, n.y. 10472 

76 West Broadway, South Boston, Mass. 02127 

339 K Street, South Boston, Mass. 02127 

94 H Street, South Boston, Mass. 02127 

89 Riverside Avenue, Fort Fairfield, Me. 04742 
115-17 East 119 Street, New York, N.Y. 10026 
97 Ruthven Street, Roxbury, Mass. 02121 
2833 Gunther Avenue, Bronx. N.Y. 10469 
19 Lithgow Street, Dorchester, Mass. 02124 
1 Ross Place, South Boston, Mass. 02127 
133 Beach Avenue, Hull, Mass. 02045 
699 Lilly Pond Road, Albany, Georgia 31701 
22 Watertown Street, Lexington, Mass. 02173 

9 Jenkins Street, South Boston, Mass. 02135 

131 St. Nichols Avenue, Apt. HE, New York, N.Y. 10026 
8 Fidehs Way, Brighton, Mass. 02135 

58 West Newton St., Boston, Mass. 02155 

32 Morrison St, Medford, Mass. 02127 

592 East 4th Street, South Boston, Mass. 02127 

Cheshire County Turnpike Road, Drewsville, N.H. 03604 

87 West Cottage Street, Roxbury, Mass. 02119 
32 O'Bieme Place, Roxbury, Mass. 02119 
144 West 144 Street, New York, N.Y. 10030 
91 Hammond Street, Roxbury, Mass. 02120 



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Senior Directory 



Adams, Harold 
Bandera, Robert 
Beirboza, Jr. , Stanley 
Blackiemore, Michael 
Casey, Robert 
Clavery, Roderick 
Claytor, Richard 
Colby, James 
Conte, Matthew 
DiMaggio, Joseph 
DiMascio, Eugene 
Duarte, Antonio 
Evans, LaVyonne 
Gallagher, John 
Hsirris, William 
Koumantzelis, Michael 
L£ine, John 
Norton, Robert 
O'Brien, Frederick 
Quinn, Joseph 
Reynolds, William 
Riley, Daniel 
Ross, Enroll 
Schaufus, David 
Seaman, Paul 
Smith, Byron 
Smith, Mark 
Willis, Arnold 
Wolusky, John 



96 Westminster Court, Roxbury, Mass. 02119 
22 Edison Street, Quincy, Mass. 02169 

60 Archdale Road, Apt. 573, RosUndale, Mass. 02131 
7 Orton Marotta Way, South Boston, Mass. 02127 
86 M Street, South Boston, Mass. 02127 
445 Macon Street, Brooklyn, N.Y. 11233 

97 Ruthven Street, Roxbury, Mass. 02121 

4 Linsky Barry Court, South Boston, Mass. 02127 

98 Wobum Street, Reading, Mass. 01867 

561 East Sixth Street, South Boston, Mass. 02127 
170 Allen Drive, Manomet, Mass. 02345 
63 Dewey Street, Dorchester, Mass. 02125 
2705 Washington Boulevard, Chicago, 111. 60612 
89 Parker Street, Chelsea, Mass. 02150 
224 Mill Street, New Bedford, Mass. 02741 
56 Arlington Street, Lowell, Mass. 01854 
Route #2, Box 294, Laurel Hill, N.C. 28351 
180 Tremont Street, Duxbury, Mass. 02332 
169 West 9th Street, South Boston, Mass. 02127 
1 King Street, Dorchester, Mass. 02122 

34 Sydney Street, Dorchester, Mass. 02125 

18 Boylston Street, Jamaica Plain, Mass. 02130 

54 Copeland Street, Roxbury, Mass. 02119 

3557 Washington Street, Jamaica Plain, Mass. 02130 

35 Cowie Street, Newport, R.L 02840 
699 Lilly Pond Avenue, Albany, Ga. 31701 

25 Monsignor Reynolds Way, Boston, Mass. 02118 
434 Mt. Pleasant Road, Pittsburgh, Pa. 15214 
P.O. Box 127, South Boston, Mass. 02127 



Senior Plans 



Adams, Harold 
Bandera, Robert 
Barboza, Jr., Stsuiley 
Blackiemore, Michael 
Casey, Robert 
Clavery, Roderick 
Claytor, Richard 
Colby, jEimes 
Conte, Matthew 
DiMaggio, Joseph 
DiMascio, Eugene 
Duarte, Antonio 
Evans, LaVyonne 
Gallagher, John 
Harris, William 
KoumantzeUs, Michael 
Lane, John 
Norton, Robert 
O'Brien, Frederick 
Quinn, Joseph 
Reynolds, William 
Riley, Daniel 
Ross, Errol 
Schaufus, David 
Seaman, Paul 
Smith, BjTTon 
Smith, Mark 
WiUis, Arnold 
Wolusky, John 



Boston College 

Work/U Mass - Boston 

U Mass - Boston 

Undecided 

Tilton School (PG) 

Labor 

Columbia University 

UMass - Boston 

U Mass - Boston 

U Mass - Boston/Work 

New Hampshire College 

New Hampshire College 

University of Illinois 

Salem State College 

Northeastern University 

Construction Work 

Laurel Crest Mills/College 

Rents Hill School (PG) 

Allsm Realty/U Mass - Boston 

Bunker Hill Community College 

Curry College 

Bridgewater State College 

Wentworth Institute 

Undecided 

University of Rhode Island 

Lehigh University 

Undecided 

Slippery Rock College 

Plastics worker 



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PATRONS 



Mrs. Marie Adams 

Anonymous 

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Bandera 

Mr. Calvin Page Bartlett 

Mr. and Mrs. Charles W. Baxter 

Mrs. Florence Blackiemore 

Mrs. Eleanor Bradley 

Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Casey 

Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Claytor 

Mr. Ralph Clementi 

Mrs. Mary Colby 

Mr, and Mrs. Thomas Cunniff 

Mr. and Mrs. E. John DiMaggio 

Mr. Harold W. Edwards 

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas E. Goode 

Dr. and Mrs. John Homans 

Mr. Eliot Hubbard HI 

Hon. George n. Hurd, Jr. 

Mrs. Anne B. Kelleher 

Mr. and Mrs. Klinepeter 

Mr. and Mrs. William Koumantzelis 

Mr. Ralph M. Lindsey 



Mr. Louis G. Maglio 

Mr. and Mrs. Jgimes D. Mahoney 

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Mahoney 

Mrs. Marylou Marr 

Dr. Arthur G. Miller 

Mr. Paul Murphy 

Mrs. Mary O'Brien 

Mrs. Maria Peschier 

Mr. and Mrs. John D. Pinto, Jr. 

Mr. and Mrs. Ambrose Powell 

Hon. John E. Powers 

Mr. and Mrs, Charles Prentis 

Mr. John F. Quinn, Jr. 

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph G. Quinn 

Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Smith 

Mr. and Mrs. Ray Thomas 

Mr. and Mrs. Edward T. Tracy 

Mr. Howland S. Warren 

Mr. and Mrs. Peter Weiss and Pepper 

Mr. Ben Ames Wilhams, Jr. 

Mrs. Erin Willis 

Hon. Robert G. Wilson, Jr. 



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MEETING HOUSE HILL 
CO-OPERATIVE BANK 



Our New Lower Mills Office 
2250 DORCHESTER AVENUE 

at the Milton-Dorchester Line 

689-2250 



WILLIAM M. BAILEY CO. 



GENERAL CONTRACTORS 



44 SCHOOL ST. 



BOSTON, MASS. 
02108 



COMPUMENTS OF 
CALVIN P. BARTLETT 



E.B. GIVEN 

& 

SON INC. 



FEENEY'S SERVICE 

796 E 7th St. 
SOUTH BOSTON, MASS. 



CITY POINT 
PHARMACY 

854 EAST 4th St. 

SOUTH BOSTON, MASS. 

02127 



COMPLIMENTS 

OF 



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THOMPSON ACADEMY 



Thompson's Island 
So. Boston, Massachusetts 



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FALL 

Football 

Soccer 

WINTER 

Hockey 

Basketball 

SPRING 

Baseball 

Lacrosse 

Golf 







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instruction are available 
for intramural athletics in 
the following areas: 

Weightlifting 

Karate 

Tennis 

Swimming 

Camping 

Team Sports 



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THE ISLAND 

Thompson's Island is a 
157-acre island in Dorchester 
Bay. It was first settled by 
David Thompson who es- 
tablished a trading post 
there for the Neponset In- 
dians in 1626. In 1634, the 
town of Dorchester acquired 
the island which was then 
turned into farm lands. In 
1833 the Boston Asylum for 
Indigent Boys moved from a 
location in the city of Boston 
to Thompson's Island where 
a farm was maintained and 
improved for 130 years. 

The present school com- 
plex consists of eight build- 
ings: four dormitories with 
classrooms and living facili- 
ties for 120 boys, the gymna- 
sium, Bowditch Hall, which 
houses the dining room, the 
infirmary and the adminis- 
trative offices, Gardner Hall, 
which includes the school 
library and assembly hall, 
and a science laboratory 
building which also contains 
a complete woodworking 
shop. In addition to these 
structures, there are several 
other buildings that serve as 
staff housing and storage 
areas for maintenance equip- 
ment. 

The athletic fields and 
buildings are located on a 
rolling plateau in the center 
of the island. The southern 
half of the island is mostly 
lowland, a considerable por- 
tion of which is excellent 
saltwater marsh. The tidal 
ponds and salt marshes are 
teeming with a wide variety 
of wildlife. Fish and clams, 
migratory fowl, and a great 
variety of songbirds feed in 
the marsh, which is extreme- 
ly rich in nutrients. Open 
fields from the abandoned 
farm, several good stands of 
hard and softwood trees, and 
apple and peach orchards 
make Thompson's Island a 
most attractive location for . 
the academy. 





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FACULTY 



The Thompson Academy faculty includes fourteen 
full-time teachers, and a varying number of part-time 
counselors, aides, and technicians, each of whom is 
dedicated to the positive development of young men. Mr. 
John D. Pinto was appointed headmaster in June 1973 after 
serving as director of curriculum for four of his six previous 
years of affiliation with the school. A graduate of Tabor 
Academy and Columbia College, with graduate work at the 
Honeywell Computer Institute, and University of Rhode 
Island, and Boston University, Mr. Pinto is representative of 
most Thompson Academy faculty members. Many have had 
teaching or student experience in leading private boarding 
schools, all have graduated from superior colleges and 
universities (most with graduate degrees), and every faculty 
and staff member has fully demonstrated his educational 
expertise and commitment to compassionate teaching before 
being appointed to his position. 




ADMISSIONS 



Thompson Academy welcomes applications from ambitious young 
men of dependable character and proven ability. Application forms can 
be obtained by calling or writing to the: 

Admissions Office 

Thompson Academy 

Box 127 

Boston, Massachusetts 02127 

(617) 328-1884 
In order to afford each applicant's record a thorough evaluation, a 
health history form, a scholarship aid form, three recommendation 
forms, and a personal interview at the school are considered, in 
addition to the personal application form, by an Admissions Committee 
which includes the headmaster, the director of admissions, and three 
trustees of the academy. The Admissions Office is open from 8:30-4:30 
weekdays, and interview appointments must be arranged in advance by 
telephone. 



87 



SCHOOL HISTORY 

Thompson Academy is the fifth oldest independent 
school for boys in New England. The academy was 
founded in 1814 as the Boston Asylum for Indigent 
Boys, principally to "afford protection and support" to 
the sons of local families that had suffered from 
conditions brought about by the War of 1812, and were 
therefore unable to supply proper guidance or support 
to their pre-or early adolescent sons. 

A number of philanthropic Bostonians decided 
early in 1813 to establish a "home school" for such 
boys to provide them with food, shelter, education, and 
direction. Descendants of many of the original funding 
families remain active members of the Thompson 
Academy Board of Trustees. 

In 1832, a second, similarly oriented school was 
independently incorporated as the Boston Farm School, 
and Thompson's Island in Boston Harbor was 
purchased from the city of Dorchester for its setting. 

Because the objectives of the Boston Asylum for 
Indigent Boys and the Boston Farm School were much 
alike, and because the living facilities of the Asylum 
were becoming increasingly crowded in its single brick 
building in Boston's West End, a joint petition was 
presented to the General Court of Massachusetts for an 
Act uniting the two schools into one, the Boston Asylum 
and Farm School for Indigent Boys. 

The assets of the former Asylum School were 
liquidated, and thus, a solid financial base upon which 
the new school would establish its future growth was 
provided. The new school continued to serve needy 
boys of good character and to provide a year-round 
home, academic instruction, and a thorough apprecia- 
tion of manual and industrial arts and the principles of 
agriculture. 

During the 19th century the school enlarged its 
campus, its combined academic/agricultural/ voca- 
tional program and its student body and staff. In 1907, 
the school name was changed to the Farm and Trades 
School: however, the school's orientation and program 
remained unchanged. 

One of the most distinctive extracurricular 
activities of the early Farm and Trades School had its 
inception in 1857. According to school historian 
Raymond W. Stanley, some 12 boys were casually 
amusing themselves one afternoon creating musical 
sounds through combs covered with tissue paper. They 
were soon joined by three boys with violins, and this 
group of 15 began to schedule informal meetings on a 
regualr basis. In THE FOUR THOMPSONS, Stanley 
writes: "A bass violin, saxhorn, cornopean, and drum 
were added to form the nucleus of what became, the 
same year, the first school band in America." The 
Greek philosopher Plato suggested in the REPUBLIC 
that musical instruction for young people would impart 
to them an important sense of rhythm and harmony to 
broaden and to supplement a classical education. It was 
the boys of the early Farm and Trades School, however, 
that were to finally implement this platonic concept. 



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In 1956, The Farm and Trades School on 
Thompson's Island was renamed Thompson Academy, 
a titular change which both formalized and reflected a 
process of evolution that the school had been 
undergoing for some fifty years. The Farm and Trades 
School, as its name implied, had provided a practical 
training program which according to a 1947 school 
brochure, developed: 

" . . .in each boy considerable skill in several of the 
departments of practical training with intensive 
training in one or two departments. These practical 
departments included printing, sloyd, carpentry, 
heating engineering, painting, glazing, electrical 
repairs, plumbing and steam repairs, cement work, 
floor care, building maintenance, farming, lawn care, 
shrubbery, tree pruning, shoe repair, laundry 
operation, clothing care, baking, vegetable canning, 
butchering, meat cutting, poultry dressing, office and 
messenger work." 

Additionally, each student was required to 
complete a full curriculum of academic instruction. 
Typical school days included four hours of class work, 
four hours of work training, and four hours of play and 
recreation. Although demanding, the success of that 
vigorous program is yet attested to by hundreds of 
enthusiastic alumni. 

By 1955, however, the Trustees of the School had 
determined that a disproportionately large number of 
then recent graduates had left the farm and shops on 
Thompson's Island only to find that their eclectic but 
somewhat obsolete skills were not so easily marketable 
as they had been in an earlier era. At that time, the 
Board of Trustees elected to change the name of the 
school to Thompson Academy, to extend the program to 
include the full four years of high school, to both modify 
and intensify the academic curriculum, and insofar as 
was possible to continue to introduce each boy to a 
variety of practical, manual skills. 

The formula has been tremendously successful. 
The farm program ended in 1963 as a result of a 
disastrous fire which destroyed the main barn, much of 
the farm equipment, and some live stock. Several of the 
industrail arts courses— glazing, printing, vegetable 
canning, poultry dressing, etc.— were also terminated 
because of lack of training facilities and diminishing 
student and social interest. Yet, even as the academic 
curriculum became more and more geared to college 
preparation, Thompson Academy has continued to 
emphasize the importance of well-roundedness and 
manual skill development. 

In 1974, each student is responsible for the 
execution of a daily work assignment. Some boys work 
on the school boat; others assist the chef with 
preparation and service of meals; while still others are 
engaged in various maintenance operations that range 
from custodial work to machine repair. In addition to a 
boy's work program, there is, of course, the 
opportunity to take formal course work in carpentry, 
sloyd, and auto mechanics. In effect, a modified version 
of the originial study-work-play concept remains very 
much intact, and Thompson Academy graduates of the 
1970' s continue to be as manually capable as they are 
well prepared for higher education. 



SCHOOL LIFE 



PROGRAM OF STUDIES 

Because Thompson Academy deals with students 
from such varied backgrounds, the school curriculum is 
designed to afford maximum individualization. The small 
class size, normally limited to a maximum of fifteen 
students, facilitates this policy. Courses covering a wide 
range of subject matter are offered in four forms— 
remedial programs, traditional college preparatory 
courses, dynamic team taught interdisciplinary courses 
and independent directed studies programs. 

During the first week of school intensive testing 
identifies areas of strength and weakness for each student 
and provides a basis for course placement in the tailoring 
of individual programs in remedial and college 
preparatory courses. Equally important are the inter- 
disciplinary, team taught courses which explore various 
aspects of some broad topic, allowing each student an 
opportunity to pursue a particular facet, contributing with 
other members of the class to an understanding of the 
whole. This approach is a proven method of encouraging 
motivation in students by involving them in the design and 
instruction of a course grounded in a problem of inherent 
interest. 

Independent projects allow a student to pursue his 
special interests for academic credit under the guidance of 
a member of the faculty. 

Traditional college preparatory courses include the 
following: 
ENGLISH 
Remedial English 
Freshman English 
Sophomore English 
Junior English 
Senior English 
Advanced English 
HISTORY 
Civics 

World History 
U.S. History 
(Colonial-Civil War) 
Modern European History 
FOREIGN LANGUAGES 
French 
Spanish 

MATHEMATICS 
Remedial Mathematics 
Algebra I 
Algebra II 
Geometry 
Trigonometry 
Advanced Mathematics 
SCIENCE 
General Science 
Biology 
Oceanography 
Chemistry 
Advanced Biology 












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Specialized facilities are available for study in the 
following areas: 
Art 

Woodworking 
Auto Mechanics 
Karate 
Photography 



DAILY SCHEDULE 



7:00- 


- 7:20 


8:00- 


- 8:15 


8:20- 


-10:00 


10:00- 


-10:30 


10:30- 


-12:00 


12:00- 


-12:30 


1:00- 


- 2:30 


3:00- 


- 5:00 


6:00- 


- 6:30 


7:00- 


- 9:00 


9:00- 


-10:30 



Breakfast 

Assembly 

Classes 

Morning Break 

Classes 

Lunch 

Classes 

Sports/Field Trips 

Dinner 

Recreation 

Study Hall 



SCHOOL CALENDAR 

The school year is divided into four terms. After 
initial testing and orientation classes run 8 weeks in each 
term. Grades and evaluations are sent at the end of the 
terms. 

DISCIPLINE 

Minor breaches of rules of the Academy will be 
punished by imposition of extra duties or detention at the 
direction of the Headmaster, faculty, and student 
government. 

Thompson Academy is dedicated to building 
responsibility in young men. To this end a fair amout of 
freedom is afforded each student in proportion to his 
diemonstrated ability to handle it responsibly. If, by his 
actions, a student demonstrates an inability to function 
productively in the Thompson Island community, he is 
subject to suspension and dismissal. 



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COLLEGE 



ACCEPTANCES 





American International College 

Amherst 

Boston College 

Boston State College 

Boston University 

Brandeis 

Brandywine 

Bridgeport 

Bridgewater State 

Brown 



Clark 



Colby 

Columbia 

Connecticut 

Curry 

Fordham 

George Williams College 

Grahm Junior College 

Harvard 

Hobart 

Idaho 

Kansas 



Lehigh 

Long Island University 

Loyola of Montreal 

Maine 

Massachusetts at- Amherst 

Massachusetts at Boston 

Montana 

Nathaniel Hawthorne 

New Hampshire 

Northeastern 

Northern Arizona State 



Providence College 

Rhode Island 

Ricker 

Rollins 

Saint Francis 

Saint Michael's 

Suffolk 

Tampa 

University of Illinois 

University of the Pacific 

Wentworth 

Worcester Junior College 



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DONATIONS 



Thompson Academy was incorporated, not for 
profit, in 1814, and the school has since remained 
privately endowed and supported. Each year, the 
Development Office appeals to a list of friends of the 
achool, alumni, and parents for contributions. 
Additionally, charitable and educational foundations 
are periodically solicited for funding particular 
programs. 

Gifts to the Academy are fully tax deductible and 
will be gratefully acknowledged. Checks should be 
made payable to: 

Thompson Academy 

Thompson's Island 

Boston, Massachusetts 02127 



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TRUSTEES 



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ADVISORY 
COMMITTEE 



THOMAS G. BROWN, JR. 

ERWIND.CANHAM 

REV. JOHN CROCKER 

PAUL G.DAY 

GEORGE A. DOUGLAS, JR. 

HAROLD W. EDWARDS 

HON. JOHN J. FINNEGAN 

THOMAS E.GOODE 

HARRY GULESIAN 

MISS ANNE P. HALLIDAY 

BAYARD HENRY 

MRS. JOHN HOMANS 

ELIOT HUBBARD III 

HON. GEORGE N. HURD, JR. 

JOSEPH L. KENNEDY, M.D. 

RT. REV. MSGR. FRANCIS J. LALLY 

AUGUSTUS P. LORING 

JOHN LOWELL 

LOUIS G.MAGLIO 

HOUGHTON D. PEARL 

HON. JOHN E. POWERS 

HON. LEVERETT SALTONSTALL 

WINFIELD A. SCHUSTER 

THOMAS K. SISSON 

JOHN STETSON 

HERBERT G. STOKINGER 

LAWRENCE TERRY 

JAMES W. WICKENDEN 

HON. ROBERT GARDINER WILSON, JR. 



CALVIN PAGE BARTLETT 
CHAIRMAN OF THE CORPORATION 

BEN AMES WILLIAMS, JR., PRESIDENT 

GEORGE LEWIS, VICE PRESIDENT AND ASSISTANT 

SECRETARY 
HENRY LYMAN, VICE PRESIDENT 
BARTLETT HARWOOD, JR., TREASURER 
NATHANIEL T. DEXTER, SECRETARY 
ELEANOR C. CAN A VAN, ASSISTANT TREASURER 

JOHN Q.ADAMS 

WALTER M.CABOT 

PATRICK GRANT 

PHILIP H. LORD 

ARTHUR G. MILLER 

JOSHUA L.MINER III 

HON. JOSEPH S. MITCHELL, JR. 

EDWARD V.OSBERG 

GUIDOR.PERERA 

JOHN B.PIERCE, JR. 

JOHN W. SEARS 

ROBERT H. STONE 

RAYMOND THOMAS 

HOWLAND S. WARREN 

DAVID D. WICKS 

MOSES WILLIAMS 



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Mass, Turnpike 



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Kelly's Landing 



Thompson's 
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DIRECTIONS 



From the west, take the Massachusetts 
Turnpike to the Southeast Expressway. Use 
exit 17 and turn left to Columbia Circle. Follow 
*below. 

From the south, take Route 128 or 3 to the 
Southeast Expressway. Use exit 17 and turn 
right to Columbia Circle. Follow *below. 

From the north, take Route 95 over the Mystic 
River Bridge to the Southeast Expressway. Use 
exit 17, and turn left to Columbia Circle (100 
yards). *Go halfway around the circle to Day 
Boulevard. An M.D.C. police station will be on 
the right side. Pass the police station, keeping 
the water to the right, and continue along Day 
Boulevard past the L Street bath-house and 
four yacht clubs. The Pilgrim IV departs 
weekdays from Kelly's Landing, the first 
building on the right beyond the South Boston 
Yacht Club. Thompson's Island is directly 
across from the landing. The boat trip time is 10 
minutes, and visitors are always welcome. 






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